Commissioner of Police in Anambra, Tony Olofu has instructed police to confront killers in the state.
The Anambra State Commissioner of Police, charged police personnel in the state to confront hoodlums who have been terrorizing the state.
This was said by Olufo stated on Monday while leading a team of policemen to patrol areas that were attacked the previous day by gunmen where two persons were reportedly killed and property destroyed.
TopicNG earlier reported that nine persons, including Dr Chike Akunyili, the widower of the late Minister of Information, Prof Dora Akunyili, were killed by gunmen at Nkpor, in the Idemili North Local Government Area of the state.
Another killing happened on Sunday, where two persons were killed in Nnewi, while public and private facilities were set ablaze.
This includes the Nnewi house of Joe Igbokwe, the Special Adviser on Drainage and Water Resources to the Lagos State Governor which was also put on fire. The CP visited the residences of Chiefs Joe Igbokwe and Chu Okongwu, which were set on fire by hoodlums on Sunday.
A statement by the state Police Public Relations Officer, Ikenga Tochukwu said Olofu also visited the office of the Department of State Services, which was a attacked on the same day.
The PPRO said, “While condemning the recurring developments of public disturbance and attacks on government facilities and private residences in the state, the CP charged the police personnel to be firm, resolute in resisting and taking the battle to the door-step of the perpetrators of the dastardly acts to bring them to book.”